Updated kdebase packages that resolve an interaction security issue with
Adobe Flash Player are now available.
This update has been rated as having important security impact by the CentOS
Security Response Team.
The kdebase packages provide the core applications for KDE, the K Desktop
Environment. These core packages include Konqueror, the web browser and
A problem with the interaction between the Flash Player and the Konqueror
web browser was found. The problem could lead to key presses leaking to the
Flash Player applet instead of the browser (CVE-2007-2022).
Users of Konqueror who have installed the Adobe Flash Player plugin should
upgrade to these updated packages, which contain a patch provided by Dirk
Muller that protects against this issue.